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Balmoral Estate, Princess Beatrice's Cairn

Commemorative Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Balmoral Estate, Princess Beatrice's Cairn

Classification Commemorative Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Balmoral Castle; Craig Gowan; Creag An Lurachain

Canmore ID 120847

Site Number NO29SE 43

NGR NO 26306 93837

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Crathie And Braemar
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Kincardine And Deeside
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NO29SE 43 26306 93847

Princess Beatrice's Cairn [NAT]

OS 1:10,000 map, 1972.

For Balmoral Castle (NO 2550 9495) and related monuments, see NO29NE 15.00.

Conical cairn built as memorial to Prince Beatrice (d.1885).

This site was recorded as part of the Listed Buildings Recording Programme (LBRP) for 2001-02.

Information from RCAHMS (NMC), 2002.


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